An estimated 1 in 10 medical products circulating in low- and middle-income countries is either substandard or falsified, according to new research from WHO.
The African Development Bank (AfDB) approved a $160 million loan for the expansion of Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) of Kenya following the efforts being made by Kenya’s government to make Nairobi an aviation hub.
In order to satisfy the increasing demand of breweries in Ethiopia, Boortmalt Malting of Belgium is set to open a malting factory that aims to build a 60 metric ton, a malting plant in Debre Berhan Industrial Park (DBIP).
Many African countries have made significant progress towards creating an Internet sector, with broad reforms that focus on increasing broadband availability. There have been further successes within countries in developing online platforms, fostering growth of local companies and increasing the incentive…
The Board of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) has approved a loan of €112 million to help finance the North-East Road Connectivity Support Project in Tunisia.
Alibaba Business School and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) have brought together 24 Africa-based entrepreneurs to participate in the inaugural eFounders Initiative.
A joint initiative of the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) is set to boost agriculture value chains and enhance drought resilience in Nigeria, Somalia and Uganda.
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has called for bold actions to improve connectivity, market access, and cost reduction in Africa’s aviation sector.
Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, awarded a 15-year contract for Boeing 787 aircraft Component Support to Singapore Technologies Aerospace Ltd (ST Aerospace) – the aerospace arm of Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd (ST Engineering).
The city of Sao Paulo is set to host the 5th edition of Brazil-Africa Forum that focuses on trends in innovation and technology for sustainable development.
Australia currently enjoys a relatively robust relationship with Ethiopia. Current exports to Ethiopia amount to $446 million, and imports from Ethiopia amount to $109 million.
Journalists from Cameroon, Mexico, Thailand, and Yemen were honored Wednesday night at the Committee to Protect Journalists’ 27th annual International Press Freedom Awards for courageous work amid risks such as imprisonment, threats, and exile.
Novartis, the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) and the American Cancer Society (ACS) announced today they will work together to devise a common approach to improve access to cancer treatment in Sub-Saharan Africa.
IBM announced that Cooperative Bank of Oromia has turned to IBM for transformation of its core banking, middleware and database infrastructure to help manage its operations and fuel current expansion. IBM solutions offer the agility for the bank to carry…
Ethiopian Airlines said it has won the African Airlines Association’s (AFRAA’s) Airline of the Year Award for the sixth consecutive year in a row.
By Carlos Aquino Rodriguez – In 1994 the Bogor goals were established Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) with the aim to achieve by 2020 an area of free trade and investment among all member economies, but within three years of that…